Lori Borgman: Shear will tested by blister packaging

Lori Borgman: Shear will tested by blister packaging

Nothing destroys self-confidence like losing a battle with a package marked “Easy Open.”Recently a shrink-wrapped smoked sausage got the b...

November 12th, 2015 |  


Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Hero-traitor: The Justice Department should offer Snowden a deal

NOV. 6, 2015 — The European Parliament has urged its member states to embrace American fugitive Edward Snowden as a “whistle-blower and in...

November 12th, 2015 |  


Letter: Latham Avenue project botched

The recent drainage and road project on Latham Avenue has been a major construction farce.The design of curb drains, huge catch basins and ditches in ...

November 12th, 2015 |  



Letter: Honest people calm my panic

On Oct. 31, I discovered that I had lost my Meijer credit card—panic struck! I always need their electric carts so I retraced my tracks and foun...

November 12th, 2015 |  


Darrel Rowland: Kasich attacks, doesn’t help self

Darrel Rowland: Kasich attacks, doesn’t help self

MILWAUKEE — Thirty-eight percent of a panel of GOP insiders assembled by Politico labeled Ohio Gov. John Kasich as the biggest loser during Tues...

November 11th, 2015 |  


Chris Erskine: 59 and counting the days with Madonna

Chris Erskine: 59 and counting the days with Madonna

Earlier this year, the 300-pound beagle signed up for Obamacare. It’s worked out well. He seems to see the vet on a weekly basis now: for fleas,...

November 11th, 2015 |  


Editorial: Special historical significance this Veterans Day

This year we must pause to acknowledge the sacrifice of American veterans over hundreds of years in many different countries.Americans have invaded or...

November 11th, 2015 |  


Lois Pope: Flag-waving’s not enough: We ought to serve our veterans on Veterans Day

Lois Pope: Flag-waving’s not enough: We ought to serve our veterans on Veterans Day

This week, on Wednesday, Americans will pause to pay tribute to the men and women of our nation’s armed services, those who fought to preserve a...

November 11th, 2015 |  


John Grindrod: The computer equivalent of watching that basket

John Grindrod: The computer equivalent of watching that basket

Last week I did a column that connected the dots between New York Giant defensive lineman Jason Pierre-Paul and his fireworks foolishness and Mark Twa...

November 10th, 2015 |  


Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Plumes of life? NASA’s Cassini probe seeks answers near Saturn

NOV. 2, 2015 — Last week, the Cassini spacecraft dipped into an icy, liquid geyser of a faraway world circling Saturn. The spacecraft, launched ...

November 10th, 2015 |